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Ashok Leyland to grow electric vehicle business, ramp up production - Firstpost

5 hours 18 min ago

Firstpost

Ashok Leyland to grow electric vehicle business, ramp up production
Firstpost
Chennai: Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland has undertaken a "three-pronged strategy" for developing its electric vehicle business and was significantly ramping up production in this regard, a top official said today. The city-based heavy commercial ...

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BMW i5 electric car axed: reports - Drive.com.au - Drive

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Drive

BMW i5 electric car axed: reports - Drive.com.au
Drive
German brand moves away from dedicated electric car platform.

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Ashok Leyland to grow electric vehicle business - Economic Times

22 hours 36 min ago

Economic Times

Ashok Leyland to grow electric vehicle business
Economic Times
Ashok Leyland to grow electric vehicle business. May 25, 2017, 08.01 PM IST. Post a Comment. We have three-pronged strategy to our electric vehicle business and are significantly ramping up production, said Ashok Leyland MD Vinod K Dasari.

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Electric cars are charged while moving at more than 60mph on new Scalextric-style track - The Independent

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 9:41pm

The Independent

Electric cars are charged while moving at more than 60mph on new Scalextric-style track
The Independent
A Scalextric-style stretch of road capable of charging cars while they drive at speeds of up to 100kmh (62mph) has been created in France in a breakthrough that could make electric vehicles much more popular. While range anxiety has diminished as a ...
Qualcomm Showcases Electric Vehicle Charging on the FlyNewsFactor Network
Qualcomm Gets EV Charging Off the GroundWard's Auto

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Electric vehicle charging point company EV Driver secures 'cloud' monitoring and payment deal - Ipswich Star

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 9:17pm

Ipswich Star

Electric vehicle charging point company EV Driver secures 'cloud' monitoring and payment deal
Ipswich Star
Fortum Charge & Drive, part of the Fortum clean energy company based in Finland, is a pioneer in electric vehicle charging and has a network of around 1,300 affiliated smart chargers in the Nordic countries. “We are very enthusiastic about the co ...

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How electric car racing could one day challenge the spectacle of Formula One - The Conversation UK

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 9:07pm

The Conversation UK

How electric car racing could one day challenge the spectacle of Formula One
The Conversation UK
Williams Advanced Engineering created the technology behind the Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) to be found in Volvo's C30 Electric road car and the BMW i3 electric city car is the first to be constructed from carbon fibre-reinforced plastic, ...
Electric cars becoming popular as grid gets greener - Salon.comSalon

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Car parts makers face electric vehicle woe - Bangkok Post

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 2:02pm

Bangkok Post

Car parts makers face electric vehicle woe
Bangkok Post
Thai auto parts producers should diversify into other products to survive in the new era of electric vehicles (EVs) as conventional auto parts will be useless for modern EV specs, says the Thai Subcontracting Promotion Association (Subcon). Chanatip ...

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Qualcomm Showcases Electric Vehicle Charging on the Fly - CIO Today

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 9:03am

CIO Today

Qualcomm Showcases Electric Vehicle Charging on the Fly
CIO Today
The Holy Grail for electric vehicles is to someday be able to wirelessly re-charge batteries on the fly, rather than having to stop, plug in and wait hours before hitting the road again. Wireless charging on the go is still an unproven technology. But ...

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Volkswagen's Joint Venture for Chinese Mass Production of Electric Vehicles Given Green Light - The Drive

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 3:37am

The Drive

Volkswagen's Joint Venture for Chinese Mass Production of Electric Vehicles Given Green Light
The Drive
The Volkswagen Group is investing quite a lot of its diverse resources in the development and production of electric cars, in order to future-proof its various brands. In order to overthrow the reigning kings of electric vehicles, VW must establish a ...
China is the most lucrative market for electric cars — and Volkswagen just made a big push to win the countryBusiness Insider
Volkswagen will build electric cars in ChinaAutoweek

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Electric Vehicle Costs Must Fall by 20% in India, Mahindra Says - Bloomberg

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 2:02am

Bloomberg

Electric Vehicle Costs Must Fall by 20% in India, Mahindra Says
Bloomberg
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., India's only manufacturer of electric passenger cars, said costs to produce the vehicles need to come down by about 20 percent to make prices attractive as the government looks to encourage adoption with favorable tax treatment.
Mahindra to build long-range electric vehiclesEconomic Times
M&M unveils electric vehicle technology, product roadmapTimes of India
India's Mahindra to double electric vehicle production capacityNikkei Asian Review
Moneycontrol.com -ETAuto.com -BloombergQuint
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Mahindra Electric Announces EV 2.0 - New Roadmap For Electric Vehicles In India - NDTVAuto.com

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 12:52am

NDTVAuto.com

Mahindra Electric Announces EV 2.0 - New Roadmap For Electric Vehicles In India
NDTVAuto.com
The company is investing in next generation EV technology solutions which will deliver longer range, higher speeds and the next generation of connected car technologies. Mahindra Electric is also working on introducing new products like an electric ...
Mahindra charged up on electric carsDaily News & Analysis

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Electric Vehicle Council created - The West Australian

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 11:06pm

The West Australian

Electric Vehicle Council created
The West Australian
Several car companies are among the members of a new national body aiming to increase the sale of electric vehicles in Australia. Launched in Canberra this week, the Electric Vehicle Council's industry supporters include Audi, BMW, Hyundai, Jaguar Land ...
Australian Electric Vehicle Council launches in CanberraEnergy Matters
Global Electric Vehicle DC Charging Station Market Research Report 2017-2022Monotone Critic
Lohia Auto unhappy with 12 percent GST for electric vehicles ...On Cars India

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Mahindra to build long-range electric vehicles - Economic Times

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 10:44pm

Economic Times

Mahindra to build long-range electric vehicles
Economic Times
Mahindra plans to ramp up production of its electric vehicles to 5,000 units a month by mid-2019 from 400 units currently and will invest in making batteries that enable cars to run for 400 kilometres on a single charge, managing director Pawan Goenka ...
M&M lines up ambitious plans for electric vehicles; to set up a plant in ChakanMoneycontrol.com
Mahindra Electric announces its aggressive strategy for electric vehiclesETAuto.com
M&M's Electric Vehicles Bet: Sound Strategy Or Leap Of Faith?BloombergQuint

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Argentina Setting Stage for Electric-Vehicle Imports - Ward's Auto

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 8:41pm

Ward's Auto

Argentina Setting Stage for Electric-Vehicle Imports
Ward's Auto
Effective May 12, importers can bring into Argentina electric, hybrid and hydrogen-fuel-cell cars weighing 881 lbs. (400 kg) or more and light-commercial vehicles of 1,210 lbs. (550 kg) kilograms or more at duties of 0% to 5%, down from 35% previously, ...

India's electric vehicle push likely to benefit Chinese car makers - Times of India

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 1:12pm

Times of India

India's electric vehicle push likely to benefit Chinese car makers
Times of India
NEW DELHI: India's ambitious plan to push electric vehicles at the expense of other technologies could benefit Chinese car makers seeking to enter the market, but is worrying established automakers in the country who have so far focused on making ...

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Australian Electric Vehicle Council launches, calls for renewable electricity - Energy Matters

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 10:44am

Australian Electric Vehicle Council launches, calls for renewable electricity
Energy Matters
The new Australian Electric Vehicle Council will bring together car makers, energy and infrastructure stakeholders. The council launched this week in Canberra with a mandate to promote electric vehicle uptake and clean electricity sources. According to ...

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Electric cars best run-around vehicles, AA says - Radio New Zealand

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 9:43am

Radio New Zealand

Electric cars best run-around vehicles, AA says
Radio New Zealand
Charging an electric car costs an equivalent of 30 cents a litre, compared with over $2 a litre for petrol, the AA said. It had crunched the numbers and found it made economic sense to buy an electric car for driving around town, and to hire a big ...

On-the-Fly Electric Vehicle Charging Demonstrated on Test Track in France - Government Technology

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 7:55am

Government Technology

On-the-Fly Electric Vehicle Charging Demonstrated on Test Track in France
Government Technology
Though wireless charging on the go is still an unproven technology, San Diego-based Qualcomm demonstrated its vision of dynamic electric vehicle charging, showcasing that progress is being made toward recharging while in motion. by Mike Freeman, The ...

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Electric Cars Could Be Cheaper Than Internal Combustion by 2030 - MIT Technology Review

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 4:35am

MIT Technology Review

Electric Cars Could Be Cheaper Than Internal Combustion by 2030
MIT Technology Review
According to Bloomberg New Energy Finance, global battery production is forecast to more than double between now and 2021. The expansion is in turn driving prices down, good news both for the budding electric-car industry and for energy companies ...

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